SB 0238 Medical tort created re: uninformed consent for abortion
Committee:PUBHLR Number:S0863.03I
Last Action:03/27/95 - Hearing Conducted S Public Health & Welfare Committee
Effective Date:August 28, 1995
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SB 238 - This act would create a new tort action for women who sustain injury, including but not limited to physical, emotional and psychological injury which is caused by the breach of a physicians' duty to describe to the patient and receive from the patient a signed acknowledgment of her understanding of the procedure or abortifacient to be used, the expected outcome, the potential complications and side effects of an abortion and post abortion care.